2013 in 4 Minutes: Ryan James Yezak's fast-paced mashup highlights the past year. (VIDEO)

See All the Newsmakers and Hit Makers of 2013 in Four Dizzying Minutes

See All the Newsmakers and Hit Makers of 2013 in Four Dizzying Minutes

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
Jan. 3 2014 4:51 PM

A Late-Friday Farewell to 2013

The new year is upon us, and as a Friday afternoon farewell to 2013, check out this astonishingly fast-paced recap of the newsmakers that dominated headlines over the last 12 months.

The dizzying array of video clips in "2013 in 4 minutes" were compiled by Emily Martin and edited together by Ryan James Yezak.

Aisha Harris is a Slate culture writer and host of the Slate podcast Represent.